Nightmares on Congress Street, Part V by various authors audiobook

Nightmares on Congress Street, Part V

By various authors
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Tantor Audio

Unabridged

Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9798200147106

  • ISBN: 9798200147090

  • ISBN: 9798200147113

Runtime: 2.08 Hours
Category: Fiction/Horror
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

They're baaaaaaaaaaaaacckkkkk!!! Rocky Coast Radio Theatre returns with yet another copious cornucopia of classic concoctions, crafted and compiled for the captive congregation (gotta love that thesaurus!). Nightmares on Congress Street, Part V offers dramatized adaptations (complete with music and sound effects) of chilling stories penned by Edgar Allan Poe, Hugh B. Cave, and H. P. Lovecraft, as well as a few additional treats. So douse the lights, snuggle up with your favorite corpse—oops! "life-challenged" person—and prepare to be thoroughly goosebumped.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

These presentations of modern tales of terror have top-notch production values and excellent music.... Every one is a contemporary gem designed to scare you. They succeed. AudioFile

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Author

Author Bio: Fitz-James O'Brien

Author Bio: Fitz-James O'Brien

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Author Bio: Ray Bradbury

Author Bio: Ray Bradbury

Ray Bradbury (1920–2012), one of the most popular science fiction writers in the world, wrote more than five hundred short stories, novels, plays, and poems. He won many awards, including the Grand Master Award from the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, the O. Henry Memorial Award, the Benjamin Franklin Award, the World Fantasy Award for Lifetime Achievement, and the PEN Center USA West Lifetime Achievement Award. In 2000, he was the recipient of the National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters.

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Author Bio: Hugh B. Cave

Author Bio: Hugh B. Cave

Hugh B. Cave (1910–2004) was born in England and came to the United States as a child, eventually settling in Boston. Best known for his works of pulp fiction, he authored hundreds of books, short stories, and collections, including The Cross on the Drum, Larks Will Sing, The Dawning, Long Live the Dead, Bitter/Sweet, and many others. He received lifetime achievement awards from the International Horror Guild, the Horror Writers Association, and the World Fantasy Convention.

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Author Bio: Michael Duffy

Author Bio: Michael Duffy

Michael Duffy is Time’s Washington Bureau Chief and directs the coverage of presidential, political, and national affairs for both the magazine and website.

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Author Bio: Alex Irvine

Author Bio: Alex Irvine

Alex Irvine is the writer of the Marvel games Avengers Alliance, Marvel War of Heroes, and Marvel Puzzle Quest, which together have seen more than fifty million players. He has also written comics and novels for Marvel. His award-winning original novels include Buyout, The Narrows, and A Scattering of Jades.

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Author Bio: H. P. Lovecraft

Author Bio: H. P. Lovecraft

H. P. Lovecraft (1890–1937) was an American author who achieved posthumous fame through his influential works of horror fiction. Virtually unknown and only published in pulp magazines before he died in poverty, he is now regarded as one of the most significant twentieth-century authors in his genre. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island, where he lived most of his life. His relatively small corpus of work consists of three short novels and about sixty short stories.

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Author Bio: Edgar Allan Poe

Author Bio: Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe (1809–1848) transformed the American literary landscape with his innovations in the short story genre and his haunting lyrical poetry, and he is credited with inventing American gothic horror and detective fiction. He was first published in 1827 and then began a career as a magazine writer and editor and a sharp literary critic. In 1845 the publication of his most famous poem, “The Raven,” brought him national fame.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD, MP3 CD
Category: Fiction/Horror
Runtime: 2.08
Audience: Adult
Language: English